|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1517|
|Date Published:||18 May 2014|
|Last Updated:||11 May 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Nagios Enterprises Nagios Remote Plugin Executor 2.15 and prior |
|Vulnerability Description||A command injection vulnerability has been found in Nagios Remote Plugin Executor. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of user-provided parameters containing newline characters. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary commands on the vulnerable machine with the privileges of the affected service.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Nagios Remote Plugin Executor Command Injection